Getting Back at Oscar® Posted: Friday, January 30, 2015 by Betty Jo Tucker Because Oscar® nominated only films with male lead characters in the 2014 BEST PICTURE category, I think it’s important for someone to nominate the 2014 Best Pictures with Female Lead Characters More..
Backstory 2--Book Review Posted: Sunday, January 25, 2015 by J.S. Bradford Backstory 2: Interviews with Screenwriters of the 1940s and 1950s, edited by Patrick McGilligan, published by University of California Press, 1991. More..
American Sniper: Film Poem and Review Posted: Tuesday, January 20, 2015 by Betty Jo Tucker
The only way I feel comfortable writing about the box-office smash “American Sniper” seems to be through poetry as well as prose. More..
Online Gaming Better Than Offline Games? Posted: Wednesday, December 24, 2014 by Jhon Simith What makes these types of games so much more exciting than playing a game by yourself in front of the television or computer monitor? Sure, many of these games, whether they are single-player, local multiplayer or online multiplayer love their games. More..
Surviving Christmas: Film Review Posted: Friday, December 12, 2014 by Betty Jo Tucker If you wanted to rent a family for any occasion, the Valcos of "Surviving Christmas" probably wouldn’t be your first choice. More..
Wild: Film Review Posted: Friday, December 05, 2014 by Betty Jo Tucker Her Heavy Burden
Like the enormous gear carried on her tiny back, Cheryl Strayed’s internal baggage is a heavy burden as she hikes the Pacific Crest Trail alone in "Wild," an intense movie about survival. More..
Dead and Breakfast: Film Review Posted: Saturday, October 25, 2014 by Betty Jo Tucker
"Bed & Breakfast" is the first thing we see flashed on screen, but immediately after that, the word “Dead,” written in a blood-red color, splashes over Bed. More..
The Two Faces of January: Film Review Posted: Saturday, September 27, 2014 by Betty Jo Tucker Without even one fast-paced car chase or explosive special effects scene, “The Two Faces of January” fills the screen with exquisite suspense. More..
My Old Lady: Film Review Posted: Wednesday, September 10, 2014 by Betty Jo Tucker
"My Old Lady" won me over completely with its unique plot, impressive performances and marvelous dialogue. More..